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Business Value of QR Code Technology

QR Code Business Value Today the QR Code technology has become Mainstream. In 1994 Denso Wave, a Toyota supplier, created the QR Code with the aim of tracking the movement of semi-finished products and stocks. The original use has gradually disappeared with the advent of RFID and Denso Wave has therefore released the QR Code …

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Just passed Scaled Professional Scrum

Business Agility means Continous Learning. I am constantly learning on the job as the Head of an Agile Service Line, but I also keep on studying the conceptual framework of Agile. That’s why I just earned the Scaled Professional Scrum certificate

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EBM – Evidence Based Management in Agile Organizations

Agile teams work is driven by the Product Owners Vision. A more holistic, encompassing view is often needed in bigger organizations in order to mantain focus on the overall goal of delivering real customer value. Measuring the value delivered will help improving and giving evidence to the value creation process. The  Evidence-Based Management (EBM) is …

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An R script to calculate the Kano Model

The procedure I described in https://marcellodelbono.it/en/2019/06/14/prioritizing-the-product-backlog-with-the-kano-model/ is a bit intricate so I wrote a script to make the calculation with R, starting from the survey outcome file. Here it is. In order to give you an idea on how to implement it yourself,  it starts with reading an excel file with the survey outcome, then …

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Prioritizing the Product Backlog with the Kano Model

Product backlogs are constantly refined, groomed, added, corrected. While every Product Owner/Product Manager has his own vision and his own way to maximize the backlog value, the Kano Model supports a quantitative process for evaluating and prioritising the features to be included into the backlog. I’ll show you how to use the model,  and how to …

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